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Khusru AR Drachm

NZD $140

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Description

Silver drachm struck by the Sassanian king Khusru II AD 590 – 627.

Winged bust of Khusru II.   Rev:  Fire altar with two attendants within
a triple margin.

Mitchener 1111 – 1194

Extremely Fine

The Sassanians were Zaroastrians from Pre-Islamic Persia.